Christingle 2017 – 17th December Joint All Age Service At St Michael’s Church
His Honour Peter Slot’s 85th birthday and final sermon as Reader at St. Michael’s Church 3rd December, 2017
St Michael’s Alternative Christmas Tree Festival, 25th-26th November 2017
All 20 trees, plus our centrepiece knitted Christmas Tree, in the slideshow below.
Messy harvest 2017
Dog Walkers and Pets Service, St Mary’s Church 15th October
23rd-24th September 2017 – Deanery Confirmation Service
Candidates from the Upper Mole Group of Churches were confirmed by the Bishop of Croydon.
Harvest Festival 2017
Ordination of the Revd Helen Burnett
We are delighted that the Revd Helen Burnett was ordained Priest at Croydon Minster on 24th June 2017. Here she is with our Rector, the Revd Canon Carol Coslett, and Reader, His Honour Peter Slot. Helen is Assistant Curate serving at St Peter and St Paul, Chaldon, in the Caterham Team Ministry.
Helen presided at her first Eucharist at St Peter and St Paul on the following day, Sunday 25th June. Here is a joyful photo of Helen surrounded by her family.
Upper Mole Group of Churches Celebration Service 30th April 2017 – Christ Church, Brockham
Messy Easter – Good Friday Activities
Crib Service Christmas Eve 2016
Christingle 2016 – 18th December in St Michael’s Church
Betchworth’s first Alternative Christmas Tree Festival, 3rd and 4th December 2016
Installation of the Rev Canon Carol Coslett as Honorary Canon of Southwark Cathedral, 18th September 2016. Photos here of the new Canons with Bishops Christopher and Jonathan, the Cathedral and its new neighbour the Shard, Doorkins Magnificat the Southwark Cathedral Cat staying out of the hurly-burly, and a happy coach load of family and friends, home from supporting Carol.
Young Organist Workshop April 2016
Our new glass screen for the Lady Chapel, by Mel Howse (pictured with Hilary Ely and Graham Williams), completed on 1st April 2016.
Delivery of Archangel’s Wings and Angels’ Trumpets – our new glass screen arrives, 30th March 2016.
Good Friday 2016 – Stations of the Cross Service, and planting the Easter Garden.
Palm Sunday 2016
Our June’s Wedding 2015
Theatre Exchange came as part of the Mole Valley Arts Festival to perform a play about family, celebration, love and tradition… with lots of audience participation!
Organ & Choir 2015
Betchworth Flower Festival 2014